Rickets Still Around and Still a Problem
... in a shaky or tottering way so "rickety" came to mean just that, shaky and tottering. The word "rickets" is probably a corruption of "rachitis" which came from the Greek "rhachis" (spine) + the suffix -"itis" (inflammation). Before the causes of ...
Glenn Greenwald destroying NPR's Alicia Shepard, not even funny
When I say there is not left, I mean that there's none visible and it (we ... The woman should immediately have a CT scan done to see if she's another case of "massive enlargement" of the lateral ventricles of her tiny brain. Harry Reid couldn't stop ...
Are you ready to pay for e-mail?
The system would let Web domain owners control how their e-mail suffixes get used. In this way ... But after weeding out another several hundred organ enlargement come-ons from your in-box each morning, isn't it time to think outside of the box?
Author Blog: Self-Surveillance
I would like to say the computer has enlarged my world in a positive way, but that would mean my assent to the idea that enlargement-of-world (TK Heideggerian German compound) is or could be positive. Rather to bastardize Wittgenstein I’m convinced that ...
A 'New Jew' Goes to Auschwitz
Arendt’s famous locution, the “banality of evil,” took on new meaning. Over there is the bus stop ... power, ownership and enlargement. Our suffering becomes like a prize. It generates ethical imperatives, it lets us make solemn speeches about ...